In May 2009, the Zach Lystedt Law went into effect in the state of Washington. This law requires that all student athletes with suspected head injuries be removed from play until cleared by a licensed health care provider trained in the evaluation and management of sports-related concussions.
MultiCare Sports Concussion Program’s goal is to provide leadership and advanced care for adolescent/teen/college athletes with concussions. The program brings together the vast knowledge and expertise of:
Our program specifically focuses on treating injured athletes who are children and young adults - making it the only program of its kind in the South Puget Sound region.
MultiCare Sports Concussion Program offers:
For more information, or to discuss how MultiCare Sports Concussion Program can work with your school’s athletic program, please call 253-792-6555.
Center for Disease Control's
"Heads Up - Concussion in Youth Sports" Program